Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Heavenly Mountain Resort

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Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 3.8
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 57
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.6
  • Nightlife
  • 3.7

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 54%
  • Beginner
  • 20%
  • Families
  • 54%
  • Intermediate
  • 59%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 47%
  • Advanced
  • 42%

Helpful Highlights:

The best way to ski heavenly is with an annual pass. With 25 days under my skis the daily cost is about $13 per day. I'm glad the price for visitors is ex...

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  • 4

    Heavenly long runs, not so heavenly price

    by lkdellatorre - 31st March 2009

    Pros: Long runs, diverse terrain, great apres ski

    Cons: Poor signage, expensive, crowded

    Went several times this season...great snow, nice staff, lots of terrain. Plenty of decent hotels nearby. We loved the long trails, beautiful views from the... Full review

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  • 4

    Breathtaking Views

    by ahadaway - 30th March 2009

    Pros: Views, Gondola, Food, Friendly people

    Cons: Not for beginners, expensive

    My husband & I visited Lake Tahoe over spring break for our 10th Anniversary. It is truly "God's Country", which is why you will see and hear people from a... Full review

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  • 3

    Not everything the name says it is

    by alvlee01 - 29th March 2009

    Pros: Fast lifts

    Cons: the trails

    The resort is definitely not a place you want to go with kids or people who are fairly new to snowboarding or skiing. You can shoot up gunbarrel (one of the... Full review

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  • 2

    Not so Heavenly!

    by datt81 - 24th March 2009

    Pros: Fast Lift Chairs

    Cons: The runs and the layout of the mountains

    I just bought a season pass to heavenly without going there.... BIG mistake! Most of the runs are short and not steep at all for the intermediated and the ... Full review

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  • 3

    No so Heavenly

    by passanto1 - 20th March 2009

    Pros: Great views of Lake Tahoe, vast and varied terrain

    Cons: Way too much traversing!

    While the mountain is vast, it is not very well connected. There is no easy way to get around or to get from the California side to the Nevada side. We we... Full review

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  • 3

    great powder

    by herbsmen - 19th March 2009

    Pros: deep powder

    Cons: to much traversing

    We went on the week of the biggest snow of the season great blue bird day. They had just got three foot plus overnight. The lake views are great Nevada side... Full review

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